Recycling Tips

Top tips for recycling your household rubbish, reducing your waste, and reusing whenever possible. There are little things each of us can do to help preserve and protect the environment. Being careful to recycle the right items in the correct way will ensure the recycling process is as efficient as possible.
Florida has goal of 75 percent recycling by 2020; Indian River County is at 66 percent, programs planned
April 24th 2019
Single-stream recycling is up again in the county, with 5,766 tons of reusable materials staying…
Dothan officially re-opens Westgate recycling center
April 23rd 2019
Across the state, lots of Earth Day celebrations brought awareness to environmental issues. In the…
Lake Charles residents voice concern over lack of curbside recycling
April 23rd 2019
While residents in the City of Lake Charles have access to recycling some argue that…
Glass recycling grows in Kansas City area
April 22nd 2019
China is no longer accepting the world’s trash which is creating a recycling crisis in…
New recycling drop-off location in Minden
April 18th 2019
The Town of Minden Public Works has created a new recycling drop-off location at their…
Republic rep makes pitch for better recycling in Griffith
April 18th 2019
Recycling hasn’t gone the way of the dodo yet, but Griffith residents are being asked…
City Council overhauls yard waste collections, increases recycling fee
April 17th 2019
After a lengthy discussion, the Springfield City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved an overhaul to…
Community encouraged by recycling changes to cut back on plastic use
April 16th 2019
With plastic no longer recyclable in the area, a group gathered in Waynesboro on Monday…
New recycle bins in Iowa City leading to increased participation
April 16th 2019
Recycling in Iowa City has gone up significantly in only a few months- and the…
Prospect Heights Hosts Recycling, Document Destruction Event June 8
April 15th 2019
Prospect Heights and the Solid Waste Agency of Northern Cook County (SWANCC) will host a…
3rd recycling event set for Lower Burrell
April 12th 2019
The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. behind city hall at…
OCRRA ready for more food waste recycling, passed in budget
April 12th 2019
New York State’s recently passed budget took aim at a couple of environmental issues, like…
How Kansas City Recycling Companies Are Adapting To A Chinese Plastic Waste Import Ban
April 11th 2019
Despite reports that some waste companies in the U.S. are burning recycled paper and plastic…
Radford council clears way for recycling business at former foundry
April 9th 2019
City Council approved a special-use permit allowing a metal recycling facility to operate on a…
With price hike, recycling not worth it for some downtown Raleigh residents
April 9th 2019
For many people, tossing empty plastic bottles, glass jars and cardboard into the recycling is…
Some Michigan cities may abandon recycling due to higher costs
April 8th 2019
China is not taking as much U.S. recycled material as it has in the past.…
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